Women’s colleges more welcoming to transgender students

Well, that’s one way to kibosh a panty raid.

The first transgender women accepted to Wellesley College will begin classes Tuesday. One of them, Ninotska Love, was born in Ecuador and was granted asylum in 2013 after entering the U.S. from Mexico on foot. Her case illustrates the shifting notions of gender on college campuses as most — but not all — women’s colleges have agreed to accept trans women.